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Follow along as battleground states tally presidential votes
It’s not the first time Americans have had to wait for final results.
COVID has created a shortage of poll workers. Here’s how to step in.
Democracy is a beautiful, collective effort.
Election graphics can be deceiving. Here’s how to see through their tricks.
So, we meet again, dramatically zoomed-in bar chart.
It’s time to check your voter registration—here’s how
Your voting status may be outdated. Make sure you can cast a ballot in November.
Maine’s new voting system is mathematically superior—and constitutionally questionable
The indicator state is asking: what's the best way to vote?
A science-loving lady could head the next House Science Committee
The 2018 midterm elections shifted the balance of power in the House of Representatives. Here's what that means.
Eight science policies at stake this Election Day
With flipping districts come flipping issues.
The most important science policy issue in every state
A state-by-state breakdown of policies that could change your community.
These scientists may be your next members of Congress
We spoke to candidates with science backgrounds from across the political spectrum
Archive Gallery: The Science Of Elections
A peek behind the curtain of the voting machine